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Amnesty's global human rights blog

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Amnesty's global human rights blog

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e-Agriculture in the Caribbean: Migrant worker receives damages in human rights abuse case


Via Guy Mathurin
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A specific case of human rights violation.

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A small step, but hopefully the beginning of more rights

 

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Barbados opposition leader calls for Caribbean parliamentary ...

Barbados opposition leader calls for Caribbean parliamentary ... | Human Rights | Scoop.it
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Opposition leader Mia Mottley has called for parliamentary reform throughout the region, as members of the Caribbean, Americas.
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Really like this article: someone who wants to actually do something instead of only talking about the issues.

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HT_indicators_E_LOWRES.pdf

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An exhaustive list of human trafficking indicators

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Caribbean under scrutiny as OAS reforms human rights system

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Hemispheric human rights organisations are fearful that what is viewed as Caribbean complacency on civil liberties may contribute to the undermining of the inter-American human rights system through r
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Article on the possible threat for the inter-American human rights system and decreasing influence of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) on the Caribbean region following a special session of the Organisation of American States (OAS) General Assembly in March.

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Caribbean Rights

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A publication of the IJCHR
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Caribbean Rights is a publication of the Independent Jamaican Council for Human Rights (1998) Ltd. (IJCHR) as a part of its human rights education initiative. It is funded by a grant from the British High Commission.

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Rights & Liberties

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Global human rights and civil liberties
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One of the topics I'm following now.

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Caribbean Human Development - Crime Hinders Development - YouTube

Crime has become one of the main challenges threatening economies and livelihoods in Caribbean countries, but the right mix of policies and programmes can ha...
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An informative video on the outcomes of the 2012 Caribbean Human Development Report on Citizen Security by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP): the influence of crime on Caribbean human development and the approach(es) to be taken to halt the problem.

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Human Trafficking: Infographic - Piktochart Infographics

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An interesting infographic on human trafficking

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Human trafficking - 21st century slavery: Faridoun Hemani at TEDx SugarLand

Faridoun Hemani is a broadcast journalist, and founder of independent production company Linx Productions. He has been in the television news business for 35...
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"There are at least 27 million slaves in this world today" Wow... something to think about...

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20 years of human rights - the road ahead

In 2013, the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights marks 20 years since its establishment. In this video the UN Human Rights Office highlights ...
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Interesting video of 20 years in human rights: what's happened and done, and what still is ahead of us.

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